(Last Updated on : 03-02-2009)
Numerous towns and cities have developed in each and every state of Indian subcontinent. The state of Tamil Nadu too is not an exception in this regard. Over the years, the people have paid attention to one such town. It is called Kurudampalayam. In fact it is an example of a census town, which is located in the district of Coimbatore of Tamil Nadu state of India.
Demographical data is important in order to throw some light about the knowledge of the particular place. Therefore a handful of demographers are working hard and conduct surveys and research works, which enable them to prepare comprehensive reports. A special mentioning might be referred of a Census report that has been issued forth in the year 2001.
According to this report, the total population of Kurudampalayam has been enumerated to be 13,129. Both the status of males, females and also children can be inferred from this report. Out of it, the male populace constitutes of 54 percent, while the population of female comprises of 46 percent. In Kurudampalayam town, children below six years of age comprises of nine percent of the total population. Whether a place is developed or not, can be known from the literacy rate. In other words, literacy rate is an indicator of the growth and prosperity of a place. Regarding Kurudampalayam, it can be said that the development has occurred here. The reason is that the average literacy rate of Kurudampalayam is 76 percent, which is higher than that of the entire nation. In other words, 59.5 percent is the average literacy rate of Indian Territory. In addition, if one wishes one can even decipher the rates of male and female. Male literacy rate constitutes of 82 percent and the rate of female literacy is 68 percent only. Thus a huge gap exists between male and females literacy rates.